Archive for November, 2007

Make Something Pretty

Friday, November 30th, 2007


Move your mouse around and make pretty doodles like this one. Actually, they will probably all look a lot like this one no matter what you do, but it’s still a lot of fun to do. This Java fun was created by Paul Schmidinger.

Matt Stuart Shoots People

Friday, November 30th, 2007


…and the occasional dog. Nice collection of photos, specializing in capturing the extraordinary in ordinary moments.


Friday, November 30th, 2007


Visit the site, choose the Flash version then Left-click, hold, and drag your mouse up or down to zoom in or out endlessly.

Tower defense game

Thursday, November 29th, 2007


This deceptively simple looking online game is maddeningly addictive. Set up weapon towers and prepare for the next onslaught of odd creatures. If none of them survive your defenses you will gain some cash which you can spend on upgrading your towers, buying more or researching tougher towers.

When you conquer the game, David Scott has a follow up as well here, but I still prefer the original.

Making faces

Thursday, November 29th, 2007


Choose your features and put together a face, police identikit style with dozens of hairsztyles, face types, eyes, noses, mouths and even glasses. You can even change the size and shape of every element.